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Megan Rapinoe makes a good U.S. soccer team look even better
Megan Rapinoe makes a good U.S. soccer team look even better

Megan Rapinoe is a team player — which is a good thing to be when you consider the team she plays for. The U.S. women's soccer squad, which enters World Cup qualifying next month, isn't so much a collection of players as it is a constellation of stars. Forward Abby Wambach has scored more international goals than any player in history, male or female. On the back line, defender and captain Christie Rampone has played in more international games than all but one player, and behind her, Hope Solo has more wins and more shutouts than any active goalkeeper in the world. Yet none of those stars would shine as bright without the 29-year-old Rapinoe, whose precision passes...

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